Fantasy NASCAR: Driver risk assessment

by KFFL Staff on February 11, 2010 @ 00:00:00 PDT

 


KFFL.com has broken down notable NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers' did not finish history over the past five years by their number of starts, total DNFs and the percentage of DNFs per races started.

Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2009
A.J. Allmendinger
36
1
2.8%
 
2009
Kevin Harvick
36
2
5.6%
2008
A.J. Allmendinger
27
5
18.5%
 
2008
Kevin Harvick
36
0
0.0%
2007
A.J. Allmendinger
17
2
11.8%
 
2007
Kevin Harvick
36
0
0.0%
--
Total
80
8
10.0%
 
2006
Kevin Harvick
36
1
2.8%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2005
Kevin Harvick
36
1
2.8%
2009
Aric Almirola
8
2
25.0%
 
--
Total
180
4
2.2%
2008
Aric Almirola
12
1
8.3%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2007
Aric Almirola
6
3
50.0%
 
2007
Kevin Lepage
2
1
50.0%
--
Total
26
6
23.1%
 
2006
Kevin Lepage
22
7
31.8%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2005
Kevin Lepage
21
3
14.3%
2009
Bill Elliott
12
2
16.7%
 
--
Total
45
11
24.4%
2008
Bill Elliott
20
0
0.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2007
Bill Elliott
20
2
10.0%
 
2009
Kirk Shelmerdine
0
0
--
2006
Bill Elliott
10
1
10.0%
 
2006
Kirk Shelmerdine
3
2
66.7%
2005
Bill Elliott
9
3
33.3%
 
2005
Kirk Shelmerdine
1
1
100.0%
--
Total
71
8
11.3%
 
--
Total
4
3
75.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2009
Bobby Labonte
36
7
19.4%
 
2009
Kurt Busch
36
3
8.3%
2008
Bobby Labonte
36
2
5.6%
 
2008
Kurt Busch
36
5
13.9%
2007
Bobby Labonte
36
3
8.3%
 
2007
Kurt Busch
36
3
8.3%
2006
Bobby Labonte
36
8
22.2%
 
2006
Kurt Busch
36
3
8.3%
2005
Bobby Labonte
36
10
27.8%
 
2005
Kurt Busch
34
3
8.8%
--
Total
180
30
16.7%
 
--
Total
178
17
9.6%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2009
Boris Said
2
1
50.0%
 
2009
Kyle Busch
36
2
5.6%
2008
Boris Said
3
2
66.7%
 
2008
Kyle Busch
36
2
5.6%
2007
Boris Said
5
0
0.0%
 
2007
Kyle Busch
36
2
5.6%
2006
Boris Said
4
1
25.0%
 
2006
Kyle Busch
36
2
5.6%
2005
Boris Said
9
1
11.1%
 
2005
Kyle Busch
36
8
22.2%
--
Total
23
5
21.7%
 
--
Total
180
16
8.9%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2009
Brad Keselowski
15
1
6.7%
 
2009
Marcos Ambrose
36
2
5.6%
2008
Brad Keselowski
2
0
0.0%
 
2008
Marcos Ambrose
11
2
18.2%
--
Total
17
1
5.9%
 
--
Total
47
4
8.5%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2009
Brandon Ash
1
1
100.0%
 
2009
Mark Martin
36
4
11.1%
2006
Brandon Ash
2
1
50.0%
 
2008
Mark Martin
24
1
4.2%
2005
Brandon Ash
1
1
100.0%
 
2007
Mark Martin
24
2
8.3%
--
Total
4
3
75.0%
 
2006
Mark Martin
36
2
5.6%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2005
Mark Martin
36
2
5.6%
2009
Brian Simo
0
0
--
 
--
Total
156
11
7.1%
2008
Brian Simo
1
1
100.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2006
Brian Simo
1
1
100.0%
 
2009
Martin Truex Jr.
36
5
13.9%
2005
Brian Simo
1
0
0.0%
 
2008
Martin Truex Jr.
36
5
13.9%
--
Total
3
2
66.7%
 
2007
Martin Truex Jr.
36
4
11.1%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2006
Martin Truex Jr.
36
5
13.9%
2009
Brian Vickers
36
5
13.9%
 
2005
Martin Truex Jr.
7
5
71.4%
2008
Brian Vickers
36
5
13.9%
 
--
Total
151
24
15.9%
2007
Brian Vickers
23
5
21.7%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2006
Brian Vickers
36
2
5.6%
 
2009
Matt Kenseth
36
2
5.6%
2005
Brian Vickers
36
4
11.1%
 
2008
Matt Kenseth
36
3
8.3%
--
Total
167
21
12.6%
 
2007
Matt Kenseth
36
4
11.1%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2006
Matt Kenseth
36
1
2.8%
2009
Carl Edwards
36
3
8.3%
 
2005
Matt Kenseth
36
4
11.1%
2008
Carl Edwards
36
2
5.6%
 
--
Total
180
14
7.8%
2007
Carl Edwards
36
4
11.1%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2006
Carl Edwards
36
3
8.3%
 
2009
Max Papis
15
2
13.3%
2005
Carl Edwards
36
1
2.8%
 
2008
Max Papis
2
1
50.0%
--
Total
180
13
7.2%
 
--
Total
17
3
17.6%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2009
Carl Long
0
0
--
 
2009
Michael McDowell
8
8
100.0%
2006
Carl Long
1
1
100.0%
 
2008
Michael McDowell
20
2
10.0%
2005
Carl Long
9
7
77.8%
 
--
Total
28
10
35.7%
--
Total
10
8
80.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2009
Michael Waltrip
34
6
17.6%
2009
Casey Mears
36
0
0.0%
 
2008
Michael Waltrip
36
2
5.6%
2008
Casey Mears
36
5
13.9%
 
2007
Michael Waltrip
14
3
21.4%
2007
Casey Mears
36
2
5.6%
 
2006
Michael Waltrip
33
7
21.2%
2006
Casey Mears
36
2
5.6%
 
2005
Michael Waltrip
36
10
27.8%
2005
Casey Mears
36
3
8.3%
 
--
Total
153
28
18.3%
--
Total
180
12
6.7%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2009
Mike Bliss
13
11
84.6%
2009
Clint Bowyer
36
1
2.8%
 
2008
Mike Bliss
1
1
100.0%
2008
Clint Bowyer
36
0
0.0%
 
2007
Mike Bliss
4
1
25.0%
2007
Clint Bowyer
36
0
0.0%
 
2006
Mike Bliss
6
4
66.7%
2006
Clint Bowyer
36
4
11.1%
 
2005
Mike Bliss
36
8
22.2%
2005
Clint Bowyer
1
0
0.0%
 
--
Total
60
25
41.7%
--
Total
145
5
3.4%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2009
Mike Garvey
0
0
--
2009
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
36
5
13.9%
 
2006
Mike Garvey
4
3
75.0%
2008
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
36
2
5.6%
 
2005
Mike Garvey
9
3
33.3%
2007
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
36
9
25.0%
 
--
Total
13
6
46.2%
2006
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
36
3
8.3%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2005
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
36
6
16.7%
 
2009
Mike Skinner
5
5
100.0%
--
Total
180
25
13.9%
 
2008
Mike Skinner
11
0
0.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2007
Mike Skinner
1
0
0.0%
2009
Dave Blaney
30
29
96.7%
 
2006
Mike Skinner
4
2
50.0%
2008
Dave Blaney
35
7
20.0%
 
2005
Mike Skinner
10
8
80.0%
2007
Dave Blaney
33
8
24.2%
 
--
Total
31
15
48.4%
2006
Dave Blaney
36
2
5.6%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2005
Dave Blaney
36
2
5.6%
 
2009
Mike Wallace
2
2
100.0%
--
Total
170
48
28.2%
 
2008
Mike Wallace
2
0
0.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2007
Mike Wallace
2
0
0.0%
2009
David Gilliland
31
14
45.2%
 
2006
Mike Wallace
4
0
0.0%
2008
David Gilliland
36
8
22.2%
 
2005
Mike Wallace
28
5
17.9%
2007
David Gilliland
36
5
13.9%
 
--
Total
38
7
18.4%
2006
David Gilliland
15
1
6.7%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
118
28
23.7%
 
2009
P.J. Jones
2
2
100.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
P.J. Jones
1
0
0.0%
2009
David Ragan
36
4
11.1%
 
2007
P.J. Jones
3
0
0.0%
2008
David Ragan
36
2
5.6%
 
2006
P.J. Jones
1
1
100.0%
2007
David Ragan
36
4
11.1%
 
2005
P.J. Jones
4
3
75.0%
2006
David Ragan
2
1
50.0%
 
--
Total
11
6
54.5%
--
Total
110
11
10.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2009
Patrick Carpentier
6
4
66.7%
2009
David Reutimann
36
0
0.0%
 
2008
Patrick Carpentier
24
5
20.8%
2008
David Reutimann
36
4
11.1%
 
2007
Patrick Carpentier
3
0
0.0%
2007
David Reutimann
26
9
34.6%
 
--
Total
33
9
27.3%
2005
David Reutimann
1
0
0.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
99
13
13.1%
 
2009
Paul Menard
36
4
11.1%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
Paul Menard
36
2
5.6%
2009
David Stremme
33
6
18.2%
 
2007
Paul Menard
30
2
6.7%
2008
David Stremme
1
1
100.0%
 
2006
Paul Menard
7
2
28.6%
2007
David Stremme
36
7
19.4%
 
2005
Paul Menard
1
0
0.0%
2006
David Stremme
34
4
11.8%
 
--
Total
110
10
9.1%
2005
David Stremme
4
3
75.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
108
21
19.4%
 
2009
Reed Sorenson
36
2
5.6%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
Reed Sorenson
35
2
5.7%
2009
Denny Hamlin
36
4
11.1%
 
2007
Reed Sorenson
36
7
19.4%
2008
Denny Hamlin
36
3
8.3%
 
2006
Reed Sorenson
36
4
11.1%
2007
Denny Hamlin
36
1
2.8%
 
2005
Reed Sorenson
2
1
50.0%
2006
Denny Hamlin
36
1
2.8%
 
--
Total
145
16
11.0%
2005
Denny Hamlin
7
0
0.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
151
9
6.0%
 
2009
Regan Smith
18
3
16.7%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
Regan Smith
34
0
0.0%
2009
Derrike Cope
1
1
100.0%
 
2007
Regan Smith
7
0
0.0%
2006
Derrike Cope
9
7
77.8%
 
--
Total
59
3
5.1%
2005
Derrike Cope
1
0
0.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
11
8
72.7%
 
2009
Robby Gordon
35
9
25.7%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
Robby Gordon
36
4
11.1%
2009
Dexter Bean
1
0
0.0%
 
2007
Robby Gordon
35
2
5.7%
--
Total
1
0
0.0%
 
2006
Robby Gordon
36
9
25.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2005
Robby Gordon
29
13
44.8%
2009
Elliott Sadler
36
2
5.6%
 
--
Total
171
37
21.6%
2008
Elliott Sadler
36
4
11.1%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2007
Elliott Sadler
36
1
2.8%
 
2009
Robert Richardson Jr.
1
0
0.0%
2006
Elliott Sadler
36
7
19.4%
 
--
Total
1
0
0.0%
2005
Elliott Sadler
36
2
5.6%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
180
16
8.9%
 
2009
Ron Fellows
2
0
0.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
Ron Fellows
2
0
0.0%
2009
Eric McClure
0
0
--
 
2007
Ron Fellows
2
0
0.0%
2006
Eric McClure
1
0
0.0%
 
2006
Ron Fellows
2
0
0.0%
2005
Eric McClure
1
1
100.0%
 
2005
Ron Fellows
2
0
0.0%
--
Total
2
1
50.0%
 
--
Total
10
0
0.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2009
Erik Darnell
7
0
0.0%
 
2009
Ryan Newman
36
1
2.8%
--
Total
7
0
0.0%
 
2008
Ryan Newman
36
4
11.1%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2007
Ryan Newman
36
9
25.0%
2009
Greg Biffle
36
2
5.6%
 
2006
Ryan Newman
36
3
8.3%
2008
Greg Biffle
36
3
8.3%
 
2005
Ryan Newman
36
3
8.3%
2007
Greg Biffle
36
5
13.9%
 
--
Total
180
20
11.1%
2006
Greg Biffle
36
6
16.7%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2005
Greg Biffle
36
1
2.8%
 
2009
Sam Hornish Jr.
36
8
22.2%
--
Total
180
17
9.4%
 
2008
Sam Hornish Jr.
34
4
11.8%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2007
Sam Hornish Jr.
2
0
0.0%
2009
J.J. Yeley
0
0
--
 
--
Total
72
12
16.7%
2008
J.J. Yeley
17
3
17.6%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2007
J.J. Yeley
36
5
13.9%
 
2009
Scott Riggs
8
3
37.5%
2006
J.J. Yeley
36
7
19.4%
 
2008
Scott Riggs
34
1
2.9%
2005
J.J. Yeley
4
0
0.0%
 
2007
Scott Riggs
27
5
18.5%
--
Total
93
15
16.1%
 
2006
Scott Riggs
35
2
5.7%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2005
Scott Riggs
36
7
19.4%
2009
Jamie McMurray
36
2
5.6%
 
--
Total
140
18
12.9%
2008
Jamie McMurray
36
2
5.6%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2007
Jamie McMurray
36
5
13.9%
 
2009
Scott Speed
35
8
22.9%
2006
Jamie McMurray
36
7
19.4%
 
2008
Scott Speed
5
1
20.0%
2005
Jamie McMurray
36
4
11.1%
 
--
Total
40
9
22.5%
--
Total
180
20
11.1%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2009
Scott Wimmer
1
0
0.0%
2009
Jeff Burton
36
3
8.3%
 
2007
Scott Wimmer
1
0
0.0%
2008
Jeff Burton
36
2
5.6%
 
2006
Scott Wimmer
24
3
12.5%
2007
Jeff Burton
36
3
8.3%
 
2005
Scott Wimmer
36
7
19.4%
2006
Jeff Burton
36
2
5.6%
 
--
Total
62
10
16.1%
2005
Jeff Burton
36
4
11.1%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
180
14
7.8%
 
2009
Sterling Marlin
7
7
100.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
Sterling Marlin
9
3
33.3%
2009
Jeff Gordon
36
1
2.8%
 
2007
Sterling Marlin
21
4
19.0%
2008
Jeff Gordon
36
6
16.7%
 
2006
Sterling Marlin
36
8
22.2%
2007
Jeff Gordon
36
1
2.8%
 
2005
Sterling Marlin
35
7
20.0%
2006
Jeff Gordon
36
7
19.4%
 
--
Total
108
29
26.9%
2005
Jeff Gordon
36
9
25.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
180
24
13.3%
 
2009
Terry Labonte
6
3
50.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2008
Terry Labonte
10
0
0.0%
2009
Jimmie Johnson
36
1
2.8%
 
2007
Terry Labonte
3
1
33.3%
2008
Jimmie Johnson
36
1
2.8%
 
2006
Terry Labonte
17
3
17.6%
2007
Jimmie Johnson
36
4
11.1%
 
2005
Terry Labonte
14
6
42.9%
2006
Jimmie Johnson
36
1
2.8%
 
--
Total
50
13
26.0%
2005
Jimmie Johnson
36
5
13.9%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
--
Total
180
12
6.7%
 
2009
Todd Bodine
3
3
100.0%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2006
Todd Bodine
2
1
50.0%
2009
Joe Nemechek
30
27
90.0%
 
2005
Todd Bodine
1
0
0.0%
2008
Joe Nemechek
32
6
18.8%
 
--
Total
6
4
66.7%
2007
Joe Nemechek
28
9
32.1%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2006
Joe Nemechek
36
3
8.3%
 
2009
Tony Ave
1
1
100.0%
2005
Joe Nemechek
36
2
5.6%
 
--
Total
1
1
100.0%
--
Total
162
47
29.0%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2009
Tony Raines
13
10
76.9%
2009
Joey Logano
36
3
8.3%
 
2008
Tony Raines
11
3
27.3%
2008
Joey Logano
3
0
0.0%
 
2007
Tony Raines
34
3
8.8%
--
Total
39
3
7.7%
 
2006
Tony Raines
29
1
3.4%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2005
Tony Raines
6
1
16.7%
2009
John Andretti
34
2
5.9%
 
--
Total
93
18
19.4%
2008
John Andretti
3
1
33.3%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2007
John Andretti
15
8
53.3%
 
2009
Tony Stewart
36
1
2.8%
2005
John Andretti
4
1
25.0%
 
2008
Tony Stewart
36
3
8.3%
--
Total
56
12
21.4%
 
2007
Tony Stewart
36
4
11.1%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2006
Tony Stewart
36
4
11.1%
2009
Juan Pablo Montoya
36
0
0.0%
 
2005
Tony Stewart
36
1
2.8%
2008
Juan Pablo Montoya
36
9
25.0%
 
--
Total
180
13
7.2%
2007
Juan Pablo Montoya
36
4
11.1%
 
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
2006
Juan Pablo Montoya
1
1
100.0%
 
2009
Travis Kvapil
6
2
33.3%
--
Total
109
14
12.8%
 
2008
Travis Kvapil
36
2
5.6%
Year
Driver
Starts
DNF
%DNF/Start
 
2006
Travis Kvapil
31
5
16.1%
2009
Kasey Kahne
36
2
5.6%
 
2005
Travis Kvapil
36
7
19.4%
2008
Kasey Kahne
36
4
11.1%
 
--
Total
109
16
14.7%
2007
Kasey Kahne
36
6
16.7%
 
 
2006
Kasey Kahne
36
6
16.7%
 
 
2005
Kasey Kahne
36
9
25.0%
 
 
--
Total
180
27
15.0%
 
 
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